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gritLIT Writing Workshops

  • Date: Saturday, April 09, 2011
  • Time: 1:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Location: Mohawk College Room F120
  • Address: 135 Fennell Avenue West (Google Maps)
  • Contact: Jennifer
  • Email: jennifer@gritlit.ca
  • Phone: (905) 972 9885

Are you are writer - published or aspiring? Hone your skills at two workshops.

1:00pm - How to Write Funny

When Drew Hayden Taylor is not performing stand up comedy around North America (including an appearance at the Kennedy Centre) he is writing award winning, bitingly funny novels and plays. Come hear him speak about the writing process and the importance of comedy in literature.

3:00pm - Telling Details

Erin Bow left a job in particle physics at the CERN institute in Switzerland to persue a writing career. Now an award-winning poet and novelist, Erin will lead a hands-on workshop designed to help you choose the right descriptive details for your stories.

Workshops are $15 each, with a $5 discount for gritLIT Weekend Pass holders. Registration forms and more information at www.gritlit.ca


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